The Oshawa Museum offers tours year round!

Due to COVID-19, our tour procedures have changed - please review this information carefully. If you have questions, please call 905-436-7624 x 106 or send an email to the programming department (External link opens in new tab or

COVID-19 Protocols

  • Masks

For visitors over the age of 2, masks, worn over your nose and mouth, are required before you can enter any museum building.

  • Self Screening
Visitors are asked to 'self-screen' for COVID-19 symptoms before arriving for your tour, and if you have any symptoms, please arrange to visit on a different day.


  • Tour Options: Guided or Audio

To help with physical distancing, there are two tour options available for Henry House: Guided and Audio


The Audio Tour

We are launching our new audio tours available wherever you get your podcasts - simply download and press play, There are three experiences to choose from:

  • Our standard tour, with a tour through the Henry House Gardens,
  • An abbreviated version of the above mentioned tour
  • A tour designed especially for families and kids!
    The audio tours are available on Apple Podcasts or Google Podcasts.


  • Signage

Signs are posted encouraging social distancing and self-screening upon entrance.  Plexiglass shield at the main desk at Guy House.


  • Regular disinfecting of frequently touched surfaces

Where items (e.g. museum artefacts) are not able to be disinfected, signage is present to indicate this. Where possible, hands-on artefacts and displays are removed.


  • Hand sanitizer stations

You will asked to use hand sanitizer upon entry.